Director, Content Strategy, Gartner Research & Advisory

Gartner   •  

Stamford, CT

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

  •  

11 - 15 years

Posted 160 days ago

Job Description:

Director of Content Strategy (Tools) is responsible for planning, designing and executing strategic initiatives to support business growth, client engagement and retention through Gartner’s portfolio of online interactive tools.

* Plans, designs and executes complex Research Content Strategy initiatives, programs and projects for the Gartner tools portfolio. Work independently yet in alignment with Research and Gartner business objectives.

*  Manages the multiple complex work streams required to execute complex Research content strategy projects. Be adept at working with stakeholders across all areas: Product, Platform, IT, Research & Advisory, Sales and Service.

*  Develop a strategy and roadmap for tools evolution projects in alignment with Research objectives and Product/Client Experience objectives

*  Identify opportunities for innovation and continuous improvement especially in the ways Gartner leverages data collected by tools

*  Be recognized as an expert in Research content, strategies, business processes and systems

*  Develop business cases and scope documents for projects

*  Create project plans, and supporting documentation for each project

* Work closely with IT teams to ensure fast and accurate development of new tools

*  Apply program management to multiple projects to ensure projects deliver as expected, resources are utilized efficiently and business impact is maximized

*  Work with the VP/MVP to scope and prioritize projects

*  Lead and matrix manage project teams; coach and mentor project managers and team members

*  Provide change management support to individual projects

*  Improve the quality and practice of project management within RSO

*  Provide input and support to RSO teams where required

* Partners with the Content Promotion function to ensure initiatives are effectively promoted and include the relevant Sales and Service enablement support to meet overall objectives

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Job Requirements:

*Bachelor’s Degree or higher                  

* 12+ years’ experience owning and managing content, strategy or product and/or product strategy and programs within a large, complex global organization

* Demonstrated track record and experience working in a complex and fast paced global work environment preferably in Research, STG, or Consulting.

* Excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively with a broad spectrum of roles and titles.

* Demonstrated track record designing and implementing effective process, development or systems programs.

* Demonstrated track record designing and managing optimized processes, projects and programs in a global workforce environment.

* Demonstrated attention to detail required.

* Experience in managing the content lifecycle.

* Excellent negotiation, influencing, collaboration, communication, and presentation skills required

* Demonstrated experience and track record applying change management best practices to strategies, projects and programs.

* Extensive experience with Microsoft software including Excel, Word, PPT and Project. Also has a solid understanding and usage of databases, analysis tools, standard reporting tools.


Location: This role can be based out of any major Gartner office location. 

Job ID 00020123